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Stunning views

After a short drive up a windy road you'll reach a small carpark. On the way up or down drive... read more

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sm05060
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You need to be fit

So we saw the sign post and thought ok why not. We drove up to the car park. If you are just fit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melissa W
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Hoppers Crossing, Australia
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Mariners Lookout Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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All reviews great view car park steep walk worth the effort short drive worth the climb viewing area ten minutes sunny day worth a visit the great ocean road lovely walk coast township sheep path paddock
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a short drive up a windy road you'll reach a small carpark. On the way up or down drive slowly & lookout for other drivers as the road is very narrow & overseas visitors tend to stay in the middle of the road. To...More

Thank sm05060
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we saw the sign post and thought ok why not. We drove up to the car park. If you are just fit like most people do not attempt to walk to the carpark. If you are a super hero go for your life. Then...More

Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do yourself a favour and don your walking shoes and make the short but steepish climb to this lookout! You wont be disappointed. Its an amazing view at the top and you can see all the over the bay.

Thank Natalie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem this is. We were so lucky with the beautiful clear weather we had a great visit. The views are exceptional. A reasonably short walk albeit steep in places it’s well worthwhile. A very generous gift from the land owners. 👍👍

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 7 September 2018

If the weather is good you must go up there. The view is spectacular. You can see the coast line and the town.

Thank Susanne G
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Great scenery overlooking all of Apollo Bay & beyond. Turnoff from main road a little hard to find but only 1.5kms up windy riad to carpark & then a short but steep walk to the lookout. Takes only about 5-10 mins to the top. Well...More

Thank juliehS5754KK
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

You will be rewarded by the view.. Walk and you'll see. Entrance is via a wooden gate latched with a silver chain. Rem to latch it back if not the sheeps may just run off the compound! Yes, Sheep aplenty on the open grassland at...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It’s an easy walk up the hill and you get a great view of the bay and town in front and a meadow full of sheep behind.

Thank Russ P
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This is super easy to get to from Apollo bay. The view at the top is just gorgeous. Provides a lovely look up and down the coast.

Thank Lanette N
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Great lookout. Read the info on the gate before you go up. If its raining expect to get your shoes wet!

Thank _yo_y0_yeo
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Wes_Lammy
27 March 2017|
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Response from LynandGrae | Reviewed this property |
You can ride up to the car park area - it is a proper roadway. Then lock your bike or walk it up on the last part of the pathway (would only be perhaps 500m for last part). Sorry can't help you about other bike tracks.
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HPJ1
5 November 2016|
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Response from Carolyn B | Reviewed this property |
Yes : no problems Enjoy The road is an easy short drive . The only issue is not to become distracted whilst driving & want to see view as well . It's one of my favourite peaceful places . Just take care as you reverse... More
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